Inventing the “Google” for predictive analytics

An illustration of real-world behavioral commonalities in raw data of transactions. Inventing the “Google” for predictive analytics Platform analyzes big data to answer plain-language business queries in minutes instead of months. Rob Matheson Companies often employ number-crunching data scientists to ...

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Different Sugars, Different Risks

Different Sugars, Different Risks Study shows fructose more damaging than glucose in fatty liver disease By Eric Bendrt If you’re one of the 2 billion people in the world who are overweight or obese, or the 1 billion people with ...

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NASA Chooses New Frontiers Mission Finalists

Illustration of our solar system. Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech NASA Chooses New Frontiers Mission Finalists NASA has announced two finalist proposals under its New Frontiers program. The CAESAR mission, led by Cornell University in Ithaca, New York, and managed by NASA’s Goddard ...

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Guiding Light

A Ghanaian mother and daughter with a Unite to Light solar lamp. Mothers and midwives will be prioritzed in the distribution of 9,000 lights now on their way to a Rohingya refugee camp in Bangladesh. Photo Credit: Courtesy Unite to ...

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Rice U. physicists discover new type of quantum material

Rice U. physicists discover new type of quantum material Jade Boyd Predictions lay groundwork for experiments to create ‘Weyl-Kondo semimetal’ HOUSTON — U.S. and European physicists searching for an explanation for high-temperature superconductivity were surprised when their theoretical model pointed ...

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